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AMC is reopening its theaters next week with 15-cent tickets

AMC is finally reopening its theaters, and guests will need to spend just 15 cents to get in.The world's largest movie theater chain will reopen more than 100 US theaters on August 20, the company said on Thursday. In order…

Audition for American Idol from home starting this week

This year, because of COVID-19, "American Idol" auditions are going virtual with “Idol Across America,” a virtual nationwide search for talent. The search is underway. Each area of the country gets its own audition day. For Washington and Oregon, that…

Dr Pepper is the latest pandemic shortage

Add Dr Pepper to the list of pandemic-induced shortages.Like toilet paper before it, the popular soda is widely unavailable in some parts of the US. The shortages apply to every flavor, Dr Pepper said in a note on Twitter.The low…

Perseid meteor shower 2020: How and when to watch

The Perseid meteor shower, one of the most popular meteor showers of the year, will face some competition from the moon this year during its peak.The shower will peak with the most number of meteors during the late evening hours…

Marijuana use during pregnancy linked to autism in babies, study says

In what they call the largest study ever done, researchers found using marijuana while pregnant may increase the risk that a child will develop autism."Women who used cannabis during pregnancy were 1.5 times more likely to have a child with…

Amazon may take over old JCPenneys and Sears to try and speed up deliveries

Amazon may replace closed department stores at struggling malls.The company is in talks with Simon Property Group, the largest mall owner in the United States, to convert former or current JCPenney and Sears stores into distribution hubs to deliver packages,…

Stores see back-to-school supplies remain on the shelves

Click here for updates on this story    Omaha, NE (WOWT) -- Omaha Public Schools’ decision to start the semester fully-remote has impacted back-to-school shopping.Omaha schools were scheduled to begin this week before the delay.Since OPS students’ school work will mostly be…

Stores see back-to-school supplies remain on the shelves

Click here for updates on this story    Omaha, NE (WOWT) -- Omaha Public Schools’ decision to start the semester fully-remote has impacted back-to-school shopping.Omaha schools were scheduled to begin this week before the delay.Since OPS students’ school work will mostly be…